Is Your Success Internal or External?

Do you know the answer?  Maybe you do not know that success consists of two different parts: internal and external. Have you ever had a feeling that everything in your life looks nice and you have great plans for the future, but you are not sure that you feel happy and successful? How that can be possible? Let me explain …

Two Dozen (+1) Mistakes We Make that Limit Our Success

Part of human nature is a desire to make progress, or positive change. We all want to improve some area of our life. Perhaps we want to improve our finances, relationships, health, or education. We may want to control our emotions, develop self-disciple, or grow more tolerant. But why do we frequently wind up with just partial success? One reason …

Travel Consultant to……..Life

As a travel agent/consultant working in a travel agency,  you advise potential travelers about different destinations, the local customs, the hotels, the traffic, the cuisine, how did get around, etc. You are trying to make the traveler’s trip as pleasant as possible. Imagine that you are working as that consultant in a travel agency and you have a potential traveler …

End the Grief and Get Relief from Your Limiting Belief

An aquarium tank was divided in half by placing a see-through, glass partition in the middle. One side of the tank housed a school of small fish, the other, a single, hungry piranha. After countless attempts by the piranha to attack and eat the fish on the other side of the partition, it eventually learned that all attempts were futile. …

Eliminate Oversight with Hindsight, Foresight, and Insight

Don’t Overlook Oversight If we have a sudden lapse of attention while we’re engaged in an activity, we’re apt to make an oversight. An oversight is a mistake we make when we’re not paying full attention. Just because it’s an innocent mistake doesn’t mean there aren’t serious consequences. An oversight by an airplane pilot, for example, can lead to a …

A Call for Practical Curriculum in Higher Education

The various hierarchal levels in a corporate business, business mergers, countless statistical formulas for probability, and of course accounting are a few of the topics covered while working on my bachelors in Business Management. Important material you might suggest. Good to know, possibly. My response to that is, “I want a refund”.  What my college overlooked in their curriculum was …

Characteristics of Great People

If You Wish to Do Great Things, Begin by Doing Small Things Greatly Is your life full? If so, full of what? Anxiety, fear, and worry? If that’s the case, your life may be full, but it’s not fulfilled. A life full of negativity is an empty life. Empty of peace, joy, and excitement. It’s like a vacuum waiting to …

Prerequisites For Success

You’ve reached this stage in life looking for more success. You’re not satisfied with yourself and you want change. Maybe your dream didn’t come true. You didn’t choose the events in your life. You had no choice but to accept whatever happened to you. But now it is time to start building a new life. What do you need to …

Sam Sits in on a Success Seminar

1. We Get What We Want Sam walked into the coffee shop, ordered coffee, and looked around. He saw his buddy, Zak, waiting for him at the usual place. You see, it was Thursday, 7 pm, and Sam and Zak meet each week at the same time and place. They get together to catch up on what is going on …

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Causes and Cures for Lack of Willpower and Self-Discipline

The bedrock for success in all areas of life is the combined force of willpower and self-discipline. Yet, when was the last time you monitored your willpower and self-discipline? Are they wavering, waning, or growing? Do you ever find you lack willpower and discipline just when you need it? If so, why does that happen and how can you restore …